Call for participation: ALF Hands-On online Training Modules

ALF Hands-On online Training Modules

Open call for participation - Application deadline extended until 31 July 2023 (23:59 Central European Summer Time)

This peer-to-peer e-learning opportunity is designed by and for civil society entities. With 10 expertly crafted programmes harnessing the expertise of the Anna Lindh Foundation members, you will learn practical approaches and discover new interaction methodologies to enrich your practical experience.

You may choose up to 2 training modules. In the online application form below, please specify your preferences as per the order of priority. The ALF Secretariat will try as much as possible to accommodate your interests. Upon completion, a certificate will be awarded to those who actively participate in at least 90% of the scheduled sessions.

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Training module 1:
Frame the Change: Empowering NGOs with Ethical Storytelling & Photography (in English)

Led by femLENS - Estonia
September 4th, 6th, 11th, 18th & 25th, 11:00 - 15:00 CEST

Join us for an immersive training experience that explores the vital intersection of ethics, composition, and storytelling techniques. Gain the skills to create captivating photo stories while upholding ethical standards, and get hands-on experience to bring your vision to life. Don't miss this unique opportunity to amplify your impact through compelling visual narratives. More info

Training module 2:
From Borders to Bridges: Mastering Interculturality for Success (in English)

Led by Sunrise Project France - France
September 4th, 6th, 7th, 11th, 13th, 14th, 18th, 20th & 21st, 18:00 - 20:00 CEST

Embark on a transformative journey with our "From Borders to Bridges: Mastering Interculturality for Success" training. Explore the vibrant mosaic of cultural diversity, hone conflict resolution skills, and emerge as a globally-minded communicator. Connect, collaborate, and create bonds with like-minded individuals from around the world in this dynamic Euromed-centric programme. More info

Training module 3:
Foster understanding and learning through online facilitation (in English)

Led by United Societies of Balkans - Greece
September 5th, 7th, 12th, 14th, 22nd, 14:00 - 16:00 CEST, & September 19th, 14:00 - 16:00 CET & 17:00 - 19:00 CEST (group split)

Did you ever had an "aha" moment where you thought "If I had the same experiences with that person, I would probably be in the same position"? There is some truth in that, however, the complete truth lies in that: each one of us, genuinely, has a different way of getting along with life. Getting to know how the people around us feel, think and act, as well as what has influenced them from their background is important in fostering a deep understanding and meaningful rapport. More info

(Registration closed) Training module 4:
Leadership by Soft Skills: Dialogue & Transparency (in English)

Led by Challenge. An Organization for Conflict Transformation - Israel
July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st, August 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th, 18:30 - 20:30 CEST

In a competitive world that emphasises individual power and puts results above anything else, Civil Society leaders often forget the uniqueness of our field. Without re-connecting to the soft skills of leadership, we will be unable to “walk the talk” and lead by example to promote our values and generate the impact we search for. More info

(Registration closed) Training module​​​​​​ 5:
Mastering the Modern World: Building Movements, Skills & Strategies (in English)

Led by Our Common Future - Luxembourg
July 18th, 20th, 25th & 27th, September 5th, 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th, 18:00 - 20:00 CEST 

6 trainers from 6 ALF countries will provide a hands-on training on the following topics: imagination, digital mindfulness, sincere diplomacy, media literacy, strategic and creative thinking, developing leadership and trust, project development. This training is presented by Our Common Future and ALDIC (Luxembourg Association for Intercultural Dialogue). More info

(Registration closed) Training module​​​​​​ 6:
Bridging Boundaries: Empowering Civil Society with Intercultural Media Campaigns (in English)

Led by AEQUALITAS - Portugal
July 24th, 25th, 26th & 27th, 11:00 - 14:00 CEST

With this Training Course we will empower civil society organisations by providing the necessary skills and competencies in the fields of media literacy and interculturality to create and plan their own media communication strategies and campaigns. More info

(Registration closed) Training module​​​​​​ 7: 
Enhance your Capacity Academy (in English)

Led by Asociatia GEYC - Romania
July 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th, (August dedicated to coaching), September 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th, 16:00 - 18:00 CEST

Enrol into a hands-on experience in project management, applying the know-how into practice right away, with the support of an experienced coach and peer-to-peer learning. The training will be based on an interactive online learning space and live sessions using non-formal education methods. More info

Training module 8:
Gender Mainstreaming in Intercultural Management (in English)

Led by Povod Institute for Culture and Development of International Relations in Culture - Slovenia
September 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th & 19th, 10:00 - 12:00 CEST

A training course where 16 participants based in the EuroMed region will develop, enhance and manage intercultural projects’ proposals that employ gender equality not only as a goal but also as a tool to manage EuroMed programmes for sustainable development, intercultural dialogue and well-being. More info

Training module 9:
La Méditerranée en partage : Formation en médiation interculturelle dans le contexte numérique (in French)

Led by CREI.corp /Centre de ressources et d'expertises interculturelles - Spain
September 9th, 13th, 16th, 20th, 23rd & 30th, 16:00 - 18:00 CEST

Dive into the digital world and learn to use digital tools to bridge different Mediterranean cultures, foster mutual understanding, and enhance cooperation. Join us for a unique experience where you will develop the necessary skills to become a leading intercultural mediator in today's digital landscape. More info

Training module 10:
Up-skilling Transnational Projects for Resilience (in English)

Led by SwIdeas AB - Sweden
September 13th, 15th, 18th, 19th, 20th & 22nd, 10:00 - 12:00 CEST

This training is designed for all those who are willing to bring their transnational and/or intercultural projects to the next level. If you are looking for new ways of making your projects more resilient and adaptable to the fast-changing environments we live in, this is of your interest! Are you ready for an upgrade? More info

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